DISNEY AT THE OSCARS 2020: Total of 4 Wins; TOY STORY 4, JOJO RABBIT, FORD V FERRARI

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Not without its expected bit of surprises and controversies, the 92nd Annual Academy Awards have concluded and at the end of the night, Disney landed 4 WINS! The most notable win for Disney included TOY STORY 4 (Animated Feature Film) plus additional wins for Fox features, JOJO RABBIT and FORD V FERRARI.

Awards Won

Here’s the wins directly under the house of mouse:

  • ANIMATED FEATURE FILMToy Story 4 — Josh Cooley, Mark Nielsen and Jonas Rivera

Disney also inherited a few Oscar wins due to its acquisitions and distribution including:

  • ADAPTED SCREENPLAYJojo Rabbit — Taika Waititi
  • SOUND EDITING — Ford V Ferrari — Donald Sylvester
  • FILM EDITINGFord V Ferrari — Michael McCusker and Andrew Buckland

Awards Missed

Disney had 23 total nominations this year; awards they missed out on included:

  • BEST PICTUREFord V Ferrari — Peter Chernin, Jenno Topping and James Mangold, Producers
  • BEST PICTUREJojo Rabbit — Carthew Neal, Taika Waititi and Chelsea Winstanley, Producers
  • SHORT FILM (ANIMATED) — Kitbull — Rosana Sullivan and Kathryn Hendrickson
  • COSTUME DESIGNJojo Rabbit — Mayes C. Rubeo
  • DOCUMENTARY – FEATUREThe Cave Feras Fayyad, Kirstine Barfod and Sigrid Dyekjær
  • ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLEJojo Rabbit — Scarlett Johansson
  • SOUND EDITINGStar Wars: The Rise of Skywalker — Matthew Wood and David Acord
  • SOUND MIXING 
    • Ad Astra Gary Rydstrom, Tom Johnson and Mark Ulano
    • Ford V Ferrari Paul Massey, David Giammarco and Steven A. Morrow
  • PRODUCTION DESIGNJojo RabbitProduction Design: Ra Vincent, Set Decoration: Nora Sopková
  • FILM EDITINGJojo Rabbit — Tom Eagles
  • VISUAL EFFECTS
    • Avengers: Endgame — Dan DeLeeuw, Russell Earl, Matt Aitken and Dan Sudick
    • The Lion King — Robert Legato, Adam Valdez, Andrew R. Jones and Elliot Newman
    • Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker — Roger Guyett, Neal Scanlan, Patrick Tubach and Dominic Tuohy
  • MAKEUP AND HAIRSTYLINGMaleficent: Mistress of Evil — Paul Gooch, Arjen Tuiten and David White
  • MUSIC (ORIGINAL SCORE) Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker — John Williams
  • MUSIC (ORIGINAL SONG)
    • “Into The Unknown” from “Frozen II” — Music and Lyric by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez
    • “I Can’t Let You Throw Yourself Away” from “Toy Story 4” — Music and Lyric by Randy Newman
    • “I’m Standing With You” from Breakthrough — Music and Lyric by Diane Warren

More to Explore

A few special musical performances that had Disney fans swaying included… Idina Menzel, Aurora, and nine of the world’s Elsas performed a special performance of “Into the Unknown!”

Randy Newman also graced the stage to perform the endearing “I Can’t Let You Throw Yourself Away” from TOY STORY 4.

Last year, Disney took home FOUR Oscar statues; three for BLACK PANTHER and one for animated short BAO!

You can check out the full list of nominations and winners at oscar.com.

Author: Joey Inigo

I have been a part of MouseInfo.com since 2003. I enjoy visiting the Happiest Place on Earth and am happy to talk about Disney Parks all day long.

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